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    You Can't Trust Washington on Immigration

    President Obama can’t be trusted to enforce U.S. laws—and that makes many lawmakers hesitant to pass new immigration laws. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said yesterday that this was proving to be a roadblock: Listen, there’s widespread doubt about whether this administration can be trusted to enforce our laws. And … More

    Billions Wasted on Flawed Obamacare Exchanges

    The federal taxpayers have spent over $5 billion to build Obamacare’s exchanges. Unfortunately for taxpayers, these investments have not delivered a good return and are ongoing. Despite the muddled launch of many exchanges, the federal government is still doling out grant money, giving out over $200 million to nine states … More

    IRS Chief: Taxpayers Need to Be Aware of Possible Repayments for Obamacare Tax Credits

    The new head of the Internal Revenue Service said in a congressional hearing Wednesday that he’s concerned Americans aren’t aware of a tax credit issue in Obamacare that could cause headaches as early as next year’s tax filing season. Speaking in a House Ways and Means Committee oversight subcommittee hearing … More

    Labrador: Obama's Not A 'Smidgen of Corruption' At IRS Claim 'Lie of This Year'

    Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) said yesterday at a Heritage’s Conversations with Conservatives, “I find it fascinating that this administration says that there is not a smidgen of corruption, which I think will be the lie of this year.” President Obama recently said to Fox News host Bill O’Reilly in a … More

    Sochi Hotel Debacle Indicates Systemic Problems in Russia

      Sochi appears to be a huge management and PR disappointment. Journalists arriving to the Olympic Games are reporting major problems with the hotels, such as broken elevators and a lack of hot water and heat. This is indicative of broader, systemic problems — and it’s not shocking, as hospitality service … More

    Obamacare Mandate Means Minimum Wage Employees Cost Businesses $10.30 an Hour

    The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just reported that President Obama has already effectively raised the minimum wage. How so? The Obamacare employer mandate requires employers that do not provide “qualifying” health benefits to pay a steep penalty. Few minimum-wage employers provide Obamacare-compliant health coverage. So the penalty adds to their … More